Serial Killer Houses

A list of homes that were formerly owned or rented by serial killers (and suspected serial killers).

Ted Bundy's childhood home.

Tacoma, Washington, United States

This is the location of Ted Bundy's childhood home in Tacoma, Washington.

This is where he grew up with his mother, stepfather, and four half-siblings.

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Dennis Rader's house.

Wichita, Kansas, United States

This is the street where "the BTK killer" Dennis Rader lived up until his arrest in February of 2005. Following his conviction, Rader's house was purchased by the City Council and then demolished.

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Ted Bundy's apartment in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Salt Lake City, Utah, United States

This is the house where serial killer Ted Bundy lived while he was attending law school in Salt Lake City.

Bundy lived here between September of 1974 and September of 1975.

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Gary Ridgway's house.

SeaTac, Washington, United States

This is Gary Ridgway's former house in SeaTac, Washington. In 2003, Ridgway confessed to the murders of 49 women, many of which were killed at this location.

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Ted Bundy's rooming house in the University District of Seattle.

Seattle, Washington, United States

This is the rooming house that serial killer Ted Bundy stayed at while he was living in the University District of Seattle. It was here that he started his crime spree in 1974.

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Richard Cottingham's house.

Lodi, New Jersey, United States

This is the house where the "Times Square Killer" Richard Cottingham lived between 1975 and 1980.

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John Wayne Gacy's house.

Chicago, Illinois, United States

This is the lot where John Wayne Gacy's house once stood. The original house was demolished in 1979.

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The house of serial killer Robert Hansen.

Anchorage, Alaska, United States

This is the house where Alaskan serial killer Robert Hansen lived before he was arrested in 1983.

Between 1971 and 1983, he murdered at least 17 women.

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Bruce McArthur's apartment.

Toronto, Canada

This is the Toronto apartment building where serial killer Bruce McArthur murdered eight men between 2010 and 2017.

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John Bittrolff's house.

Manorville, New York, United States

This is the former home of the suspected Long Island serial killer John Bittrolff. In 2017, he was found guilty of the murders of Rita Tangredi and Colleen McNamee.

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The house of serial killer Jerry Brudos.

Salem, Oregon, United States

This is the Salem house where serial killer Jerry Brudos lived before he was arrested in 1969. Brudos murdered three of his victims at this location.

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The house where Ted Bundy lived in Pennsylvania.

Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania, United States

During the late 1960s, serial killer Ted Bundy spent six months living at this house in Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania.

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Ted Bundy's grandparents' house.

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Ted Bundy's grandparents' house stood on this lot in Roxborough, Philadelphia. This is where Bundy lived for the first three years of his life.

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Jeffrey Dahmer's apartment.

Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States

Between May of 1990 and July of 1991, serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer murdered twelve men at this location in the Avenues West neighborhood of Milwaukee.

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Ted Bundy's Douglas Street apartment.

Salt Lake City, Utah, United States

Ted Bundy lived at this address in Salt Lake City for a short period of time in 1975 and 1976. A week or two after he moved into this apartment, he was arrested for the kidnapping of Carol DaRonch.

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The rooming house where Ted Bundy lived in Tallahassee.

Tallahassee, Florida, United States

After escaping from jail, serial killer Ted Bundy traveled to Florida and started living at the "The Oak" rooming house in the College Park district of Tallahassee.

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Joel Rifkin's house.

East Meadow, New York, United States

This is the East Meadow house where serial killer Joel Rifkin lived before his arrest in 1993. Rifkin murdered a number of his victims at this property.

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The Grim Sleeper's house.

Los Angeles, California, United States

This is the house that LA serial killer Lonnie David Franklin Jr. lived in before his arrest. Nicknamed "the Grim Sleeper," he murdered at least 10 women between 1984 and 2007.

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Wayne Williams' house.

Atlanta, Georgia, United States

This is the house where suspected serial killer Wayne Williams lived.

The authorities believe that Williams is responsible for at least 22 victims in the Atlanta murders of 1979–1981. Following his incarceration, the murders stopped.

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The house where serial killer Dean Corll lived.

Pasadena, Texas, United States

This is the house where serial killer Dean Corll lived.

Between June and August of 1973, Corll murdered eight teenage boys at this address in Pasadena, Houston.

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Samuel Little's childhood home.

Lorain, Ohio, United States

This is the empty lot where Samuel Little's childhood home once stood.

The serial killer, who murdered at least 60 women between 1971 and 1997, lived at this location with his paternal grandparents.

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Dean Corll's apartment on Wirt Road.

Houston, Texas, United States

Serial killer Dean Corll lived at this apartment on Wirt Road in Houston between January 20th and March 7th, 1973.

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The house where serial killer Jeffrey Mailhot lived.

Woonsocket, Rhode Island, United States

Between 2003 and 2004, serial killer Jeffrey Mailhot murdered three sex workers at this house on Cato Street in Woonsocket, Rhode Island.

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Arthur Shawcross' apartment.

Rochester, New York, United States

This is the apartment building where the "Genesee River Killer," Arthur Shawcross, lived between 1987 and 1990.

Shawcross murdered at least 12 women while he was staying at this address.

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Lorenzo Gilyard's house.

Kansas City, Missouri, United States

This was the home of serial killer Lorenzo Gilyard until his arrest in April 2004.

Nicknamed the "Kansas City Strangler," he murdered at least 13 women between 1977 and 1993.

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Maury Travis' house.

St. Louis, Missouri, United States

Serial killer Maury Troy Travis lived at this house on Ford Drive in St. Louis up until his arrest in June of 2002.

It is believed that he murdered his victims in the basement of the property.

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David Berkowitz's apartment.

Yonkers, New York, United States

Serial killer David Berkowitz lived at this apartment in Yonkers, New York, up until his arrest in August of 1977.

Since then, both the name and the address of the building have been changed.

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Jeffrey Dahmer's childhood home.

Akron, Ohio, United States

Serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer grew up in this house on West Bath Road, on the northwestern outskirts of Akron, Ohio.

This is the place where he committed his first known murder.

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Jeffrey Dahmer's grandmother's house.

West Allis, Wisconsin, United States

Between 1981 and 1990, serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer lived with his grandmother at this house in the West Allis suburb of Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Three of his victims were murdered at this location.

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Dennis Rader's childhood home.

Wichita, Kansas, United States

Serial killer Dennis Rader grew up in this house on North Seneca Street in Wichita.

It was here that his sadistic fantasies began to emerge.

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The house where serial killer Robert Lee Yates lived.

Spokane, Washington, United States

Serial killer Robert Lee Yates lived at this house on East 49th Avenue in Spokane, Washington, until his arrest in April of 2000.

On one occasion, Yates buried one of his victims in the backyard while his wife was sleeping.

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The house where serial killer Kendall Francois lived.

Arlington, New York, United States

Serial killer Kendall Francois lived at this house on Fulton Avenue in Poughkeepsie, New York, until his arrest in September of 1998.

Following his arrest, his victims' remains were found in the attic and basement.

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The house where serial killer Larry Bright lived.

Peoria, Illinois, United States

Serial killer Larry Bright lived at this house on West Starr Court in Peoria, Illinois, until his arrest in January 2005.

During questioning, he confessed to burning the bodies of his victims in the backyard.

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